Hood to Hudson (one-day relay)

Hood to Hudson One-Day Relay Race

What is it?  A 100-mile relay starting in Brooklyn and going up the Hudson River.

Who is doing it?  Teams of size 6-12.  Each team member runs 2-3 legs of around 5 miles per leg.

Why?  Because relays are a blast.  And unlike bigger races such as Ragnar or Reach The Beach, this race can be completed in a single day.

Who's organizing this?  Nobody is officially in charge.  It's an unsanctioned race run at the risk of the competitors.  But the Whippets did it last year (Hood to Hamptons) and had a fabulous time.

How much is it?  Including van rental, Saturday night hotel stay, and miscellaneous expenses, last year the cost was $85 per runner.  It may be higher this year to account for a better hotel, but assume that your cost is under $100.

How do I join?  RSVP ASAP if you are interested.  We will form official teams by April 15 based on responses.  It will be tons of fun!

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  • Patricia T.

    Good luck guys!!

    1 · May 3

  • Louis

    How many other teams are there?

    May 2

    • Scott B.

      7 teams total. All the others are from NBR.

      May 2

  • Rich H

    i just realized that half this van is full of relay vets, including some htc alums! you guys are going to have so much fun. wish i could join you all.

    May 2

    • Scott B.

      We'll miss you, Rich. Congrats on your award!

      May 2

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'll see you guys (the competition) bright and early Saturday!

    May 2

    • Scott B.

      Let the trash talking begin.

      May 2

  • A former member
    A former member

    Apologies! have a double booking that Saturday. Would love to hook up on another occasion!

    April 15, 2013

    • Scott B.

      Thanks, Annelore. Maybe another time!

      April 16, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sounds like fun!

    April 10, 2013

  • Rich H

    sorry to miss this. will be in albuquerque accepting the dashing whippets rrca award!

    1 · April 5, 2013

  • Ben

    Can this event accommodate a photographer if i register to pay my way? thinking combo of stills and video.

    March 20, 2013

    • Scott B.

      Definitely! We'll fit you in the van, no problem.

      1 · March 20, 2013

    • Rich H

      @Ben have you seen in the hood to coast movie where the a/v guys end up in the vans? that's where we're gonna put you!

      1 · March 20, 2013

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